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Ocho Rios and the Sandals Grande Riviera

Ocho Rios, in St. Ann’s parish, is located on a cove along the northern coastline of Jamaica. Developed specifically to be a resort town, the area is full of duty-free shops, restaurants, fast-food outlets, and bars. Although it may be low in local color, it is not lacking in some great amenities. Enjoy a textbook Caribbean vacation, with fantastic beaches, exquisite clear waters, and a club scene vibrant with a certain extra energy.

The numerous waterfalls of the area are certainly worth seeing, and this former fishing port has a lot of colonial buildings which are a must see. Activities available at Ocho Rios include horseback riding and polo, for the outdoorsy, as well as golf, tennis, and shopping. Water related activities include deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, swimming and simply lying on the beach soaking in the sun. looking for a day trip? Check out Rio Nuevo, Port Maria, Dunn’s River Falls, Discovery Bay, Fern Gully, and working plantations like Prospect Estates.


Sandals Grande Riviera is a beach and villa golf resort in Ocho Rios, a sprawling luxurious caravanserai set amidst lush flowering plants. It is a great place to just get away from all the frantic cares and the sheer pace of the daily grind. Overlooked by a tranquil mountaintop and with a white beach at its foot, this resort and spa provides perfect relaxation in the middle of incredible natural beauty. On the one hand babbling brooks and fragrant gardens allow you to de-stress, on the other, a beach club offers a daytime beach party followed by a really happening outdoor lounge at night.

This exclusive hideaway is perfectly suited to both private moments and some fun in the sun, with an extra zest of the best of global cuisine and some world class golfing. Save up to 65% plus 1 Night Free and a $250 Red Lane Spa Credit at Sandals Grande Ocho Rios Beach & Villa Resort

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